The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 112 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 36 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.38% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 4.57% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 11
Median daily rate £375 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £482 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +21.42%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1063 963 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.86% 30.17% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 645 394
Median daily rate £385 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £40.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 24 £375 +25.00% 7
North Yorkshire +3 5 - - 1
South Yorkshire -8 5 £320 -6.90% 5
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 45 (62.50%) REST
2 44 (61.11%) Web Services
3 38 (52.78%) Java
4 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (38.89%) XML
6 21 (29.17%) SOA
6 21 (29.17%) JSON
7 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
8 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 17 (23.61%) SQL
9 17 (23.61%) .NET
10 16 (22.22%) C#
11 15 (20.83%) TDD
11 15 (20.83%) Spring
12 14 (19.44%) Oracle
12 14 (19.44%) WSDL
12 14 (19.44%) RESTful
13 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.06%) Subversion
13 13 (18.06%) Maven
14 12 (16.67%) Scrum
14 12 (16.67%) BDD
15 11 (15.28%) Mockito
15 11 (15.28%) MVC
15 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
15 11 (15.28%) CSS
16 10 (13.89%) JUnit
16 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
16 10 (13.89%) Selenium
16 10 (13.89%) Microservices

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.94%) Jetty
3 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) Confluence
5 2 (2.78%) Mule
5 2 (2.78%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.39%) Force.com
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.78%) DB2
7 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Maven
2 13 (18.06%) Subversion
3 11 (15.28%) Mockito
4 10 (13.89%) JUnit
4 10 (13.89%) Selenium
4 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 9 (12.50%) jMock
5 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 8 (11.11%) Ant
6 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 8 (11.11%) Gradle
6 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.94%) Spock
8 4 (5.56%) Appium
8 4 (5.56%) DbUnit
8 4 (5.56%) EasyMock
8 4 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (5.56%) Banking
1 4 (5.56%) Local Government
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 6 (8.33%) SOA Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) SOA Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) REST
2 44 (61.11%) Web Services
3 28 (38.89%) XML
4 21 (29.17%) JSON
5 17 (23.61%) .NET
6 15 (20.83%) Spring
7 14 (19.44%) RESTful
7 14 (19.44%) WSDL
8 11 (15.28%) CSS
9 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.50%) HTML
10 8 (11.11%) XSD
11 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
11 7 (9.72%) XML Schema
12 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.33%) UDDI
12 6 (8.33%) XSLT
13 5 (6.94%) Dropwizard
13 5 (6.94%) JMS
13 5 (6.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) PKI
3 3 (4.17%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.39%) CMDB
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) SOA
3 15 (20.83%) TDD
4 12 (16.67%) BDD
4 12 (16.67%) Scrum
5 11 (15.28%) MVC
6 10 (13.89%) Microservices
7 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) CRM
7 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.72%) BPEL
8 7 (9.72%) Migration
8 7 (9.72%) Open Source
9 6 (8.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 6 (8.33%) Kanban
9 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.94%) Workflow
11 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) Java
2 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (11.11%) Scala
6 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.33%) Clojure
7 6 (8.33%) Groovy
8 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.56%) PHP
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby
9 3 (4.17%) C++
9 3 (4.17%) Jython
10 2 (2.78%) XPath
11 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) Python
11 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) ISEB
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.17%) CCNP
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.17%) MCSE
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.17%) RHCE
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Control-M
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.39%) Avaya
4 1 (1.39%) Genesys
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) Splunk
4 1 (1.39%) Sybase
4 1 (1.39%) Zend
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